Hands up if you have hundreds of matches on dating apps who you've never spoken to. It's a pretty common habit, and probably the result of just having too much choice. But according to Erika Ettin, relationship coach and the founder of dating site A Little Nudge, this is just one of the many ways we are doing ourselves a disservice when it comes to looking for love.
CNN Before there were smartphones, singles would often go to bars or clubs and try to meet "the One," or at least the one for that night. Alcohol-induced courage and a steep bar tab later, singles were on top of their game or it was "game over" -- until the next weekend. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger.
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It took me only one try to become an expert on what not to do when online datingand it was my own fault. Rather, one day I sat down at my computer, hopped on Match. Why so impulsive?
If there's one relationship that will define my 20sit will be my relationship with dating apps. I've downloaded and deleted every love-finding app there is more times than I'm willing to admit Online dating isn't always a disgrace.